Object Details

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Charlotte Rhoades, 1835

Sampler Archive ID: SA000196
Maker: Charlotte Rhoades
Maker Birthplace: Unknown
Maker Age: Unknown
Place Made: Jefferson, Believed to be Pennsyvania
Year Made: 1835
Decade Made: 1830-1839
Owner: DAR Museum
Accession Number: 87.95.195
Object Credit: Gift of Mildred C. Brown
Contributor: DAR Museum


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Mostly square
Object Dimensions: 16 H x 17.75 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: 1
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: 4
Enclosures: None
Text types: Alphabet, Personal name, Place name, Maker signature
Text medium:
Charlotte Rhoades work 1835
      Jeffersonville
Motifs/Symbols: Floral and plant
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
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Thread: Silk
Thread Colors Front: Black, Brown, Green, Red, Tan, White
Thread Condition: Borders: Intact
Text: Intact
Symbols: Intact
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Cross, Eyelet, Four sided, Queen or rococo
Thread Count: Vertical: 22
Horizontal: 25

Maker History

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County: unknown
State: unknown
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Object History

Previous Owners:

Name: Mildred C. Brown
Relation to maker: none

Conservation:
Exhibitions: Title: Mt. Walla: A Place on the James
Host: DAR Museum
Location: Washington, D.C.
Date: Jul. 18, 1988 – Jan. 8, 1989

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